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Theresa May: Brexit can 'change Britain for the better'

Mon Jan 09 04:12:41 EST 2017 | BBC News
Theresa May has criticised those who believe a so-called "hard Brexit" is inevitable after the UK leaves the EU. The prime minister said she wanted the UK to "operate within" the single market as part of a new relationship. Speaking in London, she vowed to build a "shared society" in which wealth and opportunity were not the preserve of an elite, and injustices were tackled. She said that Brexit provided an "opportunity to fundamentally change Britain for the better". Outlining her social reform..

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